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Where did the Italian Damonte family come from? What is the Italian Damonte family crest and coat of arms? When did the Damonte family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Damonte family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Dalmonte, Delamonte, Dalemonte, Dalimonte, Delamonte, Delmonte, Delmonte, Demonte, Damonte and many more.
First found in Piedmont, Piemonte and Pedemons, a territorial division of northern Italy at the foot of the Alps consisting of the provinces of Alessandria, Cuneo, Novara and Turin. Later Aosta and Vercelli were added and still later, Asti. History is related back to 49 B.C. The house of Savoy rose in 1000 A.D. In those ancient times only persons of rank, the podesta, clergy, city officials, army officers, artists, landowners were entered into the records. To be recorded at this time, at the beginning of recorded history, was of itself a great distinction and indicative of noble ancestry. This illustrious family of northern Italy were represented at many locations including Bologna, Modena, Crama, Verona and as far south as Rome. There were many nobility in this senatorial family and significant branches held many estates. They were also a military family.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Damonte research. Another 355 words(25 lines of text) covering the years 1488 and 1687 are included under the topic Early Damonte History in all our PDF Extended History products.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Damonte Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Damonte Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Damonte Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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